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PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 10:07 am    Post subject: What am I Reply with quote

I have a Mother, But No Father, I have a Grandfather, I have sisters, if they give birth I will not be related to their children. What am I.
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 10:59 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

a bee?
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 12:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

you need to be more specific this is the Honours class... Laughing
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 12:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

This is my Pic of the day and she is not the answer , A queen wasp I just hope she does not take up residence locally.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 2:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

A drone bee
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 2:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I intended to include a question mark on the last reply. So here it is- ?
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 3:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Well done, correct, fascinating creatures.
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 3:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yay me!!!
They are indeed. By the by, I have seen three white-tailed (or white arses as we called them) queens already this year. A great sight seeing them looking for nests early in the year.
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 6:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thats probably Bombus lucorum queens you should submit your recordings to biodiversity Ireland here.
http://www.biodiversityireland.ie/biodiversity-data/submit-record/
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 11:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Good point! I will indeed.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 22, 2015 8:37 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I get it but where does the Grandfather come in. Sorry to be so thick
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 22, 2015 2:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Ok, new one for all ye brain boxes.

If you were to kill every single one of my particular species today, we could be back on the planet again within 11 or so months.

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 22, 2015 3:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

weeds or horsetail
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 22, 2015 3:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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weeds or horsetail


Razz It may seem like it the way those buggers grow, but no it is not horsetail or anyways weed related.

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 22, 2015 3:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Greengage wrote:
Well done, correct, fascinating creatures.


But where does the Grandfather come in.
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